Software Engineering Manager, Work Collaboration Group (Raleigh, NC or Remote)

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Software Engineering Manager, Work Collaboration Group (Raleigh, NC or Remote)

  • Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
  • Full_time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

Do you thrive in a startup vibe? Were you built for a small, nimble, and dynamic team that's ready to win? If you answered yes, we want to talk to you! Citrix recently formed a standalone Work Collaboration business unit to focus on our SaaS business—an area where we see the highest growth potential. This new business unit is unique, and we certainly aren’t afraid to stand out from the crowd and tackle the bigger competitors.

Here's what we need you to do so we can take first place:

As an Engineering Manager, you will lead a Development Team of 4 - 8 Software Engineers, part of Work Collaboration Solutions (WCS) organization. You will ensure that goals and objectives are clearly defined, and engineers participate in the product discovery phase.  As an integral member of our Engineering Leadership team, you will be working on some of our most exciting and challenging problems, all the while delighting customers and end users with simple, intuitive user experiences.

  • As a Technical Engineering Manager and as an agile product owner you will lead, and mentor Agile teams of Software Engineers.
  • Create meaningful technical vision for the team, own the backlog, and manage prioritization and trade-offs with business stakeholders.
  • Proactively identify and resolve issues that may impair the team’s ability to meet strategic and technical goals.
  • Drive the team to build scalable, cloud-native applications across the technical dimensions of reliability, resilience, security, and performance
  • Attract, hire, retain top talent, and provide career development and performance management to a team of Engineers
  • Foster a culture of collaboration, innovation, enthusiasm, and ownership.
  • Develop, coach, and mentor engineers to build high-performing teams in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.

Position Overview:

You will work on a team directly impacting our mission by engineering Search and Custom Tagging solutions for the next evolution of the knowledge worker. The products in this area will accelerate productivity for our customers by building a unified search platform across our product suite that includes collaboration software, e-signatures, workflows, and spaces. You will bring innovation to this space with recommendations, intelligent search, and contextual search with custom meta tagging.

Prior Achievements include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Information Technology.
  • 2 + years of experience managing or leading a team of software engineers.
  • 5+ years of hands-on software design, developing, deploying, and coding experience
  • Practical knowledge in leading and managing the execution of processes, projects, and tactics within multiple functional areas.

Your superhero talents include:

  • Demonstrated success as an owner and leader in large, complex projects.
  • Experience building resilient organizations that can make the right decisions when you are not actively involved.
  • Solid design and coding skills with a bias for highly scalable solutions.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with scalable Cloud Platforms on either Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services, or Microsoft Azure.
  • Prior experience working on C#, Java or similar.

Functional Area:


Software Development

What you’re looking for:
Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits
We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Education assistance
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

Citrix Systems, Inc. is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, genetic carrier status, disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, protected veteran status and other protected classifications.

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